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Using artificial intelligence to catch cancer in CT scans

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in the U.S. in both men and women—127,000 people will die from it this year. It’s often caught in a later stage, but when doctors detect it early, it can be cured. Researchers are now looking at a program using artificial intelligence to catch the tiniest cancers […]

When is the best time to exercise?

When it comes to working out, some people like to get it done early in the morning, before the sun is even up. Others, whether due to preference or work schedules, exercise in the late morning or afternoon, but that delay provides more opportunities to excuse skipping the day altogether. Which time is best?

Medicaid documents. (Credit: CBS News)

Millions who rely on Medicaid may be booted from program

If you get health care coverage through Medicaid, you might be at risk of losing that coverage over the next year. Roughly 84 million people are covered by the government-sponsored program, which has grown by 20 million people since January 2020, just before the COVID-19 pandemic hit. But as states begin checking everyone’s eligibility for Medicaid for the […]

Recognizing the early signs of testicular cancer

February is National Cancer Prevention Month, the perfect time to learn cancer warning signs and steps you can take to lower your risk. Testicular cancer is increasing among men ages 15 to 35, and it comes with signs that young men might overlook or ignore. Two years ago, Fred Knight was about to propose to […]